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July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014

Number of results: 12,338

**Alegebra 1**

Urn A has balls numbered 1 through 7. Urn B has balls numbered 1 through 5. A ball is selected at random from urn A and then a ball is selected at random from urn B. What is the probability that a 4 is drawn from A followed by a 2 from B?
*September 8, 2009 by maria*

**MATH**

An urn contains 8 pink and 7 red balls. 6 balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all 6 balls drawn from the urn are pink? Round your answer to three...
*November 30, 2012 by Cindy*

**statistics**

An urn contains white and red balls. Four balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all balls drawn from the urn are white? Round your answer to three ...
*November 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

An urn contains white and red balls. Four balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all balls drawn from the urn are white? Round your answer to three ...
*November 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Alegebra**

Can some one please help me with this 3 problems I have a hard time with probabilities I'm studying for my mid-term. Thank you 1) Urn A has balls numbered 1 through 7. Urn B has balls numbered 1 through 5. A ball is selected at random from urn A and then a ball is selected at ...
*September 11, 2009 by Jessi*

**math**

In an urn, there are several colored balls, with equal numbers of each color. We add 14 balls which are all of the same new color, that is different from those in the urn. It is calculated that the probability of drawing , without replacement, two balls of the same color is ...
*June 17, 2013 by jack *

**maths**

In an urn, there are several colored balls, with equal numbers of each color. We add 14 balls which are all of the same new color, that is different from those in the urn. It is calculated that the probability of drawing, without replacement, two balls of the same color is the...
*June 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**phy**

In an urn, there are several colored balls, with equal numbers of each color. We add 14 balls which are all of the same new color, that is different from those in the urn. It is calculated that the probability of drawing, without replacement, two balls of the same color is the...
*June 23, 2013 by Anonymous*

**MATH(STATISTICS)**

Urn A contains R red balls and W white balls, urn B contains r red balls and w white balls. a.If an urn is selected at random and a ball drawn, what is the probability that the ball is red? b.If a ball is drawn from urn A and put into urn B, and then a ball is drawn from urn B...
*October 5, 2011 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

Urn A contains six white balls and three black balls. Urn B contains seven white balls and five black balls. A ball is drawn from Urn A and then transferred to Urn B. A ball is then drawn from Urn B. What is the probability that the transferred ball was white given that the ...
*October 16, 2012 by Jon*

**Finite Math**

An urn contains six red balls and five white balls. A sample of 2 balls is selected at random from the urn. What is the probability that at least one of the balls is red?
*March 15, 2012 by Amanda*

**Math (Probability)**

An urn A contains 6 white balls and 7 black balls. And urn B contains 8 white balls and 6 black balls. A person draws a ball at random from one of the two urns. It turns out to be black. What is probability that the ball was drawn from urn A? (A) 7/14 (B) 49/88 (C) 39/88 (D) ...
*October 11, 2012 by AngelG*

**Math (Probability)**

An urn A contains 6 white balls and 7 black balls. And urn B contains 8 white balls and 6 black balls. A person draws a ball at random from one of the two urns. It turns out to be black. What is probability that the ball was drawn from urn A? (A) 7/14 (B) 49/88 (C) 39/88 (D) ...
*October 11, 2012 by AngelG*

**Strayer University**

An urn contains white balls and red balls. If Juan chooses balls at random from the urn, what is the probability that he will select white balls and red balls? Round your answer to decimal places
*June 16, 2014 by Thomala*

**algebra**

a single ball is drawn from an urn containing 4 balls numbered 1 through 4. find the probability that the ball chosen is as follows: an even numbered ball or an odd numbered ball
*July 5, 2013 by Sandi*

**College Finite Math**

Your Open QuestionShow me another » If the ball is either blue or white, what is the probability that it was drawn from urn Y? Assume that you randomly pick one of the urns: X, Y, or Z. You then randomly draw one ball out of the selected urn and note its color. The urns ...
*April 2, 2009 by Nahla*

**Math-Probability**

An urn contains four red balls and three white balls. A sample of 2 balls is selected at random from the urn. What is the probability that at least one of the balls is red?
*March 16, 2012 by Emma*

**statistics**

Two urns each contain yellow balls and black balls. Urn 1 contains 2 yellow balls and 6 black balls. urn2 contains 2 yellow balls and 5 black balls. A ball is drawn from each urn. What is the probability that both balls are yellow? Please show me how do do this math problem.
*March 12, 2008 by cortnie*

**maths**

urn contains 4 white and 6 red rolls. Four balls are drawn at random (without replacement) from the urn. Find the probability distribution of number of white balls?
*February 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn one contains 10 green balls and 8 red balls. Urn two contains 3 green balls and 10 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? A. 23/18 B. 10/27 C. 40/117 D. 18/31
*April 17, 2014 by Chris*

**math *check***

8. Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn one contains 8 green balls and 12 red balls. Urn two contains 5 green balls and 8 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? A. 79/65 B. 24/65 C. 20/33******? D. 2/13
*June 10, 2014 by Me*

**math**

each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. urn I contains 8 green balls and 12 red balls. Urn II contains 5 green balls and 8 red balls. if a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? A. 79/65 B. 24/65 C. 20/33 D. 2/13
*May 7, 2014 by help please*

**Mathematics**

There are 2 white marbles in urn A and 4 red marbles in urn B . At each step of the process a marble is selected from each urn and the 2 marbles are interchanged.What is the probability that there 2 red marbles in in urn A after three steps....please give an explanation
*October 24, 2011 by Subhadip *

**Finite Math-Probability**

Suppose we have an urn with 10 white balls and 6 red balls, and we create an experiment by randomly selecting 6 balls from the urn. a) What is the probability that the sample has the same number of white balls as red balls? b) What is the probability that there are more red ...
*November 24, 2012 by Em*

**Math**

The odds are 3 to 5 in favor of drawing a blue marble in one random drawing from an urn containing only red and blue marbles. There are more than 100 marbles in the urn. what is the minimum number of red marbles that there could be in the urn?
*November 4, 2012 by Carson*

**Statistic**

A urn contains 21 red balls, 14 white balls If we randomly select 2 balls, one after the other without replacement, what is the probability that both of the balls selected are red?
*March 24, 2013 by Bella*

**physics**

A cable is used to raise a 30 urn from an underwater archeological site. There is a 29 drag force from the water as the urn is raised at a constant speed.
*October 15, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

An urn holds 13 identical balls except that 2 are white, 4 are black, and 7 are red. An experiment consists of selecting two balls in succession without replacement and observing the color of each of the balls.
*February 2, 2011 by Kristin*

**maths**

A coffee urn holds 12 litres when full. Harry fills coffee cups from the urn until the coffee runs out. A)How many 140ml cups of coffee can be filled from the urn? B)At the end there is not enough coffee left to fill a cup, Harry decides to drink it himself. How much coffee is...
*February 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Maths**

A coffee urn holds 12 litres when full. Harry fills coffee cups from the urn until the coffee runs out. A)How many 140mls cups of coffee can be filled from the urn? B)At the end there is not enough coffee left to fill a cup, Harry decides to drink it himself. How much coffee ...
*February 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

An urn contains 8 chips, numbered 1 through 8. A sample of 3 is drawn without replacement. What is the probability that the largest chip in the sample is a 5?
*June 24, 2011 by Nicholas*

**College Discrete **

An urn contains n > 0 white balls and m > 0 black balls. Consider the experiment where two balls are drawn without replacement. What is the probability that the balls are of the same color? What is the probability of this event, if the balls are drawn with replacement? ...
*October 16, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics - math**

An urn contains 5 red balls and 10 white balls. 6 balls are randomly drawn and not replaced. What is the probability that 3 or fewer balls drawn are red?
*October 2, 2012 by Gina*

**English**

For Keats in "Ode on a Grecian Urn," the lovers pictured on the urn symbolize his * eternal youth and hope. * maturation and full fruition. * despair and frustrated desire. * deep satisfaction and fulfillment.
*April 7, 2010 by Skye*

**statistics**

Urn I and Urn II each have 2 red chips and 2 white chips. Two chips are drawn simultaneously from each urn. Let X1 be the number of red chips in the first sample and X2 the number of red chips in the second sample. Find the pdf of X1 + X2
*May 28, 2012 by angela*

**math**

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white. (Round your answer to three decimal places.)
*February 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math probability **

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white.
*February 28, 2011 by Sam*

**probability **

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white
*February 27, 2011 by sam*

**Math**

Five balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white.
*April 10, 2011 by Brittany*

**Math**

Assume that you are drawing two balls without replacement from an urn that contains 13 green balls, 10 blue balls, and 1 red ball. What is the probability that you will draw a blue balls and a red ball?
*June 12, 2014 by Sarah*

**math**

Urn I and urn II each have two red chips and two white chips. Two chips are drawn simultaneously form each urn. Let X1 be the number of red chips in the first sample and X2 the number of red chips in the second sample. Find the pdf of X1+X2.
*October 9, 2011 by Pat*

**Finite**

An urn contains 5 white balls and 4 black balls. If 3 balls are randomly selected ( at once, without replacement ), what is the probability that at least 1 ball is black? Give answer as a decimal number with three correct decimal places.
*November 14, 2013 by zach*

**Finite Math**

An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=? 1...Probability=? 2......
*April 5, 2012 by Amanda*

**Probability Distribution**

An urn has fifteen red balls and nineteen white balls. Three balls are selected at random and the number of red balls are observed. Find the probability distribution for Number of Red Balls: 0 = 1 = 2 = 3 =
*April 7, 2012 by F0reveryoung*

**Math**

Suppose an urn contains 8 red,5 white and 7 blue marbles.a.If 3 marbles are drawn at random from the urn with replacement,what is the probability that three marbles are red?
*November 15, 2013 by Leonard*

**Math-Probability**

Suppose an urn contains 8 red,5 white and 7 blue marbles.If 3 marbles are drawn at random from the urn with replacement,what is the probability that three marbles are the same color?Give answer in a reduced fraction.
*November 14, 2013 by Melina*

**math**

An urn holds 13 identical balls except that 2 are white, 4 are black, and 7 are red. An experiment consists of selecting two balls in succession without replacement and observing the color of each of the balls. How many outcomes are in the sample space for this experiment? How...
*February 2, 2011 by Kristin*

**math **

If a ball is selected at random from an urn containing six red balls, six white balls, and eight blue balls, what is the probability that it will be a white ball
*February 20, 2011 by Vanny*

**Math**

Please help with math!!!!!? 1. A bag contains 9 tiles numbered 1 to 9. P(4) = (1 point) . experimental; the result is found by repeating an experiment. . experimental; the result is based on the number of possible outcomes. . theoretical; the result is found by repeating an ...
*April 16, 2013 by Chico*

**statistics**

There are eight balls in an urn. They are identical except for color. Five are red, two are blue, and one is yellow
*October 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Probability**

1. You roll a number cube numbered one to six 12 times. P(5)=2/3. What type of probability is illustrated and why? A. Experimental; the result is based on the number of possible outcomes. B. Experimental; the result is found by repeating an experiment. C. Theoretical; the ...
*April 17, 2014 by Chris*

**statistics**

An Urn contains 7 red and 3 white balls. Two balls are drawn in succession without replacement. If the second ball is white, what is the probability that the first ball was white?
*December 7, 2010 by Emily*

**math-urgent**

1. two cards are drawn from a standard of 52 cards. Find the probability that the second card is a spade given that the first card is a club. 2. Suppose you draw 3 cards from a standard deck of 52 cards . Find the probability that the third card is a club given that the first ...
*April 3, 2014 by temmick*

**statistics**

An urn contains 4 blue balls, 5 yellow balls and 7 red balls. if a single ball is selected, find the probability thet the ball is Red? Not blue? blue or yellow
*February 15, 2011 by Andrea*

**math**

A basket contains 15 red numbered balls and 10 white numbered balls. A sample of five balls is selected. How many samples contain three red balls and two white balls? Explain your answer.
*March 18, 2013 by alice*

**Probability**

urn1 contains 3 red chips and 1 white chip. urn2 contains 2 red chips and 2 white chips. 1 chip is drawn from each urn and transeferred to the other urn. then a chip is drawn from the first urn. what is the probability that the chip ultimately drawn from urn1 is red
*January 6, 2011 by Lala*

**Probabilities ~~**

1.) a computer package sale comes with two different choices of printers and four different choices of monitors. if a store wants to display each package combination that is for sale, how many packages must be displayed? make a tree diagram showing the outcomes for selecting ...
*November 9, 2010 by Kay*

**probability**

Assume that there is an urn containing seven $50 bills, six $20 bills, five $10 bills, four $5 bills, and one $1 bill and that the bills all have different serial numbers so that they can be distinguished from each other. A person reaches into the urn and withdraws one bill ...
*July 7, 2013 by sarah*

**Probabilities**

A bag contains 150 balls numbered 1 through 150 . Three balls are drawn and placed on the table. The probability that the balls were drawn in increasing order can be expressed as a/b where a and are coprime positive integers. What is the value of a+b
*April 1, 2013 by Anna*

**math**

1. A bag contains 9 tiles numbered 1 to 9. P(4) = (1 point) experimental; the result is found by repeating an experiment. experimental; the result is based on the number of possible outcomes. theoretical; the result is found by repeating an experiment. theoretical; the result ...
*April 23, 2013 by AKA *

**PROBAbility!!!!**

A bag contains 150 balls numbered 1 through 150. Three balls are drawn and placed on the table. The probability that the balls were drawn in increasing order can be expressed as a/b where a and b are coprime positive integers. What is the value of a+b?
*April 2, 2013 by please help me out!!*

**Math Ms. Sue Please**

1. A bag contains 9 tiles numbered 1 to 9. P(4) one-ninth = A. experimental; the result is found by repeating an experiment. B. experimental; the result is based on the number of possible outcomes. C. theoretical; the result is found by repeating an experiment. D. theoretical...
*May 2, 2013 by Sumii*

**lpu collage**

An urn contains 7 red and 3 white marbles. Three marbles are drawn from the urn one after another. Find the probability that first two are red and third is white if, a) Marbles drawn are replaced after every draw. b) Marbles drawn are not replaced after every draw.
*January 21, 2013 by sunil*

**data analysis **

- In the State of Georgia, one of the most popular lottery games is called Mega Millions. To play Mega Millions, you pay $1 and try to pick the numbers that will match five white balls and the one mega ball. There are 56 white balls numbered 1 to 56; and 46 mega balls numbered...
*January 4, 2011 by jeter*

**Math/Statistics**

I don't get how to do this...can anyone help? 1. In a large box are 20 ping-pong balls—10 of them are red and numbered 1 through 10, and the other 10 of them are green and also numbered 1 through 10. Two balls are selected from the box without replacement. 1. a.Find the ...
*September 27, 2009 by John*

**statistics**

1. In a large box are 20 ping-pong balls—10 of them are red and numbered 1 through 10, and the other 10 of them are green and also numbered 1 through 10. Two balls are selected from the box without replacement. 1. a.Find the probability that the first ball selected is red and ...
*September 26, 2009 by John*

**homonyms**

what is the homonym 4 urn
*February 29, 2012 by fatima*

**English**

I still have a few questions to check. I really hope you can check them. Thank you! 1) Which metaphors does the poet use to address the urn in the first stanza? 2) How is the urn described? What figure of speech is used in line one and two “Heard melodies are sweet, but those ...
*June 26, 2013 by John*

**Finite Math**

A fair coin is flipped. If the flip results in a head, then a marble is selected from an urn containing 1 red, 4 white, and 9 blue marbles. If the flip results in a tail then a marble is selected from an urn containing 3 red and 3 white marbles. If the marble selected is white...
*October 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

For this problem, assume the balls in the box are numbered 1 through 9, and that an experiment consists of randomly selecting 3 balls one after another without replacement. What probability should be assigned to the event that at least one ball has an odd number?
*September 13, 2010 by Laura*

**statistics**

For this problem, assume the balls in the box are numbered 1 through 9, and that an experiment consists of randomly selecting 3 balls one after another without replacement. What probability should be assigned to the event that at least one ball has an odd number?
*September 13, 2010 by Laura*

**Finite**

For this problem, assume the balls in the box are numbered 1 through 8, and that an experiment consists of randomly selecting 3 balls one after another without replacement. What probability should be assigned to the event that at least one ball has an odd number?
*January 23, 2011 by Hil*

**Math**

For this problem, assume the balls in the box are numbered 1 through 8, and that an experiment consists of randomly selecting 2 balls one after another without replacement. What probability should be assigned to the event that at least one ball has an odd number?
*January 26, 2011 by Amanda*

**Maths :(**

41 different balls are drawn from a bag containing balls numbered 1,2,…,300. The probability that the number of odd balls drawn is larger than the number of even balls can be expressed as ab where a and b are coprime positive integers. What is the value of a+b?
*April 15, 2013 by Ian*

**Math**

An urn contains 4 green, 6 blue and 10 yellow chips. You pay $5 to draw a chip from the urn. Here are the rules of the game: if you draw a green chip, the dealer returns you your bet and gives you an additional $5. if you draw a blue chip, the dealer returns you your bet and ...
*March 7, 2010 by HELP*

**College Stats**

An urn contains 4 green, 6 blue and 10 yellow chips. You pay $5 to draw a chip from the urn. Here are the rules of the game: if you draw a green chip, the dealer returns you your bet and gives you an additional $5. if you draw a blue chip, the dealer returns you your bet and ...
*March 7, 2010 by Mary*

**English**

How does the poem(Ode on a Grecian Urn) express both the positive and negative sides of the search for beauty?
*October 19, 2012 by Chanel*

**Probability - CHECK**

Could someone check my answers for these questions: 62. Powerball is played with 55 white balls, numbered 1 through 55 and 42 red balls, numbered 1 through 42. Five white balls and one red ball are drawn. In how many ways can a player select the six numbers? Answer: 141607962 ...
*March 9, 2009 by Tanimura*

**algebra**

If there are 8 red disks numbered 1 through 8, and 6 yellow disks numbered 9 through 14 placed in a box. Find the probability of selecting a red disk numbered 3.
*November 14, 2010 by Kelly*

**12th grade**

Ode on a Grecian urn What does "all breathing human passion far above" mean in line 28?
*March 3, 2009 by Anonymous*

**math**

A box contains 55 balls numbered from 1 to 55. If 15 balls are drawn with replacement, what is the probability that at least two of them have the same number?
*October 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

A box contains five numbered balls (1,2,2,3 and 4). We will randomly select two balls from the box (without replacement). (a) The outcome of interest is the number on each of the two balls we select. List the complete sample space of outcomes. (b) What is the probability of ...
*March 12, 2013 by Randy*

**Discrete Math**

A box contains 55 balls numbered from 1 to 55. If 8 balls are drawn with replacement, what is the probability that at least two of them have the same number?
*April 27, 2011 by Nick*

**contemporary Math**

If there are 2 red disks numbered 1 through 2, and 6 yellow disks numbered 3 through 8, find the probability of selecting a red disk, givent that an odd-numbered disk is selected?
*November 17, 2010 by Savannah*

**English**

Which kind of ode is "Ode on a Grecian Urn"? (1 point) * Pindaric * Horatian * irregular * devotional
*April 7, 2010 by Skye*

**Finite**

Assume that the box contains balls numbered from 1 through 28, and that 3 are selected. A random variable X is defined as 1 times the number of odd balls selected, plus 2 times the number of even. How many different values are possible for the random variable X? I know that is...
*October 8, 2012 by Sam*

**math- odds**

A bag contains 13 balls numbered 1 through 13. What are the odds in favor of selecting a ball that has an even number? Explain why?
*November 13, 2009 by matt*

**statistics**

SUPPOSE A URN CONTAINED 3 RED, 6 BLACK, 5 BLUE, 2 YELLOW AND 4 GREEN MARBLES. WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY OF DRAWING A BLUE MARBLE?
*October 11, 2010 by CLARICE*

**Statistics**

A lottery uses 4 urns containing chips 0 to 9. One chip is selected at random from each urn. How many sample points are in the sample space?
*May 22, 2012 by Tammy*

**statistics**

A lottery uses 4 urns containing chips 0 to 9. One chip is selected at random from each urn. How many sample points are in the sample space?
*January 18, 2014 by betty*

**math**

Numbered disks are placed in a box and one disk is selected at random. There are 6 red disks numbered 1 through 6, and 7 yellow disks numbered 7 through 13. In an experiment a disk is selected, the number and color noted, replaced, and then a second disk is selected. Is this ...
*February 26, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math **

A nickel is flipped and a dime is flipped. 1. What is the probability of obtaining exactly one head? A bag contains five balls numbered 0 through 4. Two balls are chosen at random in succession. The first ball is replaced before the second is chosen. 1. What is the probability...
*February 7, 2013 by Kyle*

**Probability **

A nickel is flipped and a dime is flipped. 1. What is the probability of obtaining exactly one head? A bag contains five balls numbered 0 through 4. Two balls are chosen at random in succession. The first ball is replaced before the second is chosen. 1. What is the probability...
*February 7, 2013 by Kyle*

**statistics**

an urn contains 3 blue chips and 7 red chips. sequentially draw 3 chips without replacement. what is the probability that all drawn chips will not be the same color?
*September 25, 2012 by chris*

**math**

an urn contains 3 blue chips and 7 red chips. sequentially draw 3 chips without replacement. what is the probability that all drawn chips will not be the same color?
*September 25, 2012 by chris*

**Math**

A bag contains a set of ping pong balls numbered from 1 to 12. If you reach in and randomly pull out 3 of them, what is the expected value of the sum of the numbers on the 3 ping pong balls? Thanks :)
*March 20, 2013 by Parul*

**Math**

I am stuck on several probability questions. A spinner that has 15 equal sized sections numbered 1 to 15 is spun twice. What is the probability the spinner lands on an odd number and then on an even number? A. 56/225 B. 169/225 C. 1/15 D. 21/225 I chose A. 56/225 because 8/15 ...
*January 11, 2013 by Jack*

**Stat**

Suppose there are 2 black, 3 white, and 5 red marbles in an urn. You reach in and randomly select 3 marbles without replacement. And let X be the number of black marbles. Find the probability table for X.
*March 4, 2013 by Stephanie*

**Math Probability**

A lottery game has balls numbered from 0 - 9 If a ball is selected at random, what is the probability of selecting an even numbered ball or a 5 ? I am guessing this is Mutually exclusive event and hence used the OR= P(A)+P(B) concept considering 0 as an even number I keep ...
*December 4, 2011 by HM*

**lccc**

An urn contains 4 red and 3 blue marbles. What is the probability when three marbles are selected randomly that all 3 will be red, if we select each marble a) with replacement b) without replacement
*March 3, 2011 by daniel*

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